Bhubaneswar: There is tremendous enthusiasm as senior BJD Leader of Sambalpur Er. Siddharth Das being appointed as State Secretary of Biju Janata Dal by the BJD State President, Hon’ble Chief Minister Sj. Naveen Patnaik. Er.Siddharth Das a popular political leader of western Odisha. He started his political career from CPI(M) later joined Janata Dal being inspired by the legendary late Biju Patnaik.
Er.Siddharth Das was also district president of Janata Dal Sambalpur from 1996 to till its split. He was BJD supported candidate for Sambalpur Assembly Constituency in 2009 and cornered 13 % of the valid votes. There after due to his support BJD managed to win Burla NAC and won the bi election for ward number 8 of Sambalpur Muncipality. He was the prime mover of BJD’s victory in 2014 Assembly elections at Sambalpur, Rengali & Redhakhol constituency. He has sizable followings in entire Sambalpur District and commands respect as well as affection from cross sections of masses.
Between 2009 to 2014,he initiated various steps for urban developments, formation of Sambalpur Municipal Corporation,formation of VIMSAR, 2nd Mahanadi Bridge, Beautification of ring road,new fly over, planetarium, rope ways etc as BJD organiser. Er.Siddharth Das met and seek guidance and blessings from BJD supremo Sj.Naveen Patnaik while expressing his gratitude for selecting him as State Secretary of Biju Janata Dal on 22/02/2019 at Naveen Nivaas. He was given a mammoth reception at Dhanupali chowk on his arrival at Sambalpur by the senior citizens,social activists,local bjd workers and leaders on 22/02/2019 at late evening. He called upon all his well wishers, friends and party workers to strengthen BJD for the welfare and development of Sambalpur District and the peoples.